Accession Number : ADA335139

Title :   The Triad System: the Design of a Distributed, Real-Time, Trusted System

Corporate Author : TRUSTED INFORMATION SYSTEMS INC LOS ANGELES CA

Personal Author(s) : Sebes, E. John ; Pasturel, Pierre X. ; Vickers Benzel, Terry C. ; Hollingworth, Dennis ; Cohen, Eve L.

PDF Url : ADA335139

Report Date : 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Triad is a prototype distributed operating system that provides a high assurance trusted system platform for real time distributed applications that process information of various classifactions. Triad provides an extensible sofiware architecture in which applications can make uniform use of and also build upon its system capabilities. This paper describes the design of the Triad system, the framework for applications using the system, an example application scenario, and selected specific distributed processing techniques used by the Triad system.

Descriptors :   *SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, *DISTRIBUTED DATA PROCESSING, *REAL TIME, *PROTOTYPES, *OPERATING SYSTEMS(COMPUTERS), SCENARIOS, METHODOLOGY, PLATFORMS.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE